SALT LAKE CITY – The University of Utah men’s tennis team (3-0) captured its first 7-0 shutout of the season against Montana Saturday at the Eccles Tennis Center. Junior Alejandro Medinilla posted the match clincher at the No. 3 singles position.
“I am very happy with today’s performance,” said head coach F.D. Robbins. “We improved over last week and played a lot better in doubles today.”
The Utes won their first doubles point of the year and continued their strong play in singles, not dropping a single set.
#1: Willems/Tasevac (UU) vs. Warren/Vaughn (UM) 6-3 DNF
#2: Medinilla/Devin Lane (UU) def. Facey/Drost (UM) 8-2
#3: Davidian/Mamedov (UU) def. Braun/Branzburg (UM) 8-2
Order of finish: 2, 3
#1: No. 85 Dmytro Mamedov (UU) def. Andrew Warren (UM) 6-3, 6-4
#2: Cedric Willems (UU) def. Michael Facey (UM) 6-4, 6-0
#3: Alejandro Medinilla (UU) def. Ethan Vaughn (UM) 6-2, 6-2
#4: Ben Tasevac (UU) def. Semion Branzburg (UM) 6-4, 7-6(4)
#5: Rafael Davidian (UU) def. Eric Braun (UM) 6-1, 7-6(3)
#6: Garrett LaBarre (UU) def. Zach Drost (UM) 6-2, 6-1
Order finish 2,6,3,1,5,4
Catch the Utes back in action Friday February 1 at 5pm against Air Force at the Eccles Tennis Center.